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A global warming lecture by Alan Pounds on October 24 will kick off an exciting new interdisciplinary study abroad program at the Monteverde Institute in Costa Rica.
October 9, 2007 - 10:15am

A reading of The Two Margarets, a play by alumna Elaine Kendall '49 based on the life of birth control advocate Margaret Sanger, will be part of the festivities this Family and Friends Weekend.

October 5, 2007 - 4:15pm
The role of women authors and their books as agents of social change will be the theme of a panel discussion moderated by Martha Ackmann in Hooker Auditorium, October 11, at 4 pm.
October 5, 2007 - 2:20pm

Sandra Postel, an authority on international water issues, takes new position as the Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Center for the Environment.

October 5, 2007 - 10:15am
The MHC crew team waded into the Connecticut River as part of the 11th annual Connecticut River Watershed Source to Sea Cleanup.
October 4, 2007 - 2:44pm
This summer Renee Leehim '08 worked as an intern in the new Gateways to Leadership program, jointly sponsored by the Money Management Institute and the NAACP.
October 4, 2007 - 1:43pm
Gail Collins, a noted author and columnist, and the first woman to edit the New York Times editorial page, will speak about American women, Hillary Clinton, and more.
October 3, 2007 - 10:27am
At Chapin Auditorium October 1, author and activist Tim Wise discussed racism and manifestations of white privilege. Listen to the audio.
October 2, 2007 - 2:46pm

Kar, Iran's most celebrated women's rights activist, will deliver the first lecture in the Weissman Center's 2007-2008 series, Bearing Witness, Thursday, October 18.

October 2, 2007 - 10:45am

MHC's Family and Friends Weekend, which will take place October 19-21, offers a variety of events, including master classes, campus tours, and concerts.

October 2, 2007 - 10:30am

LITS turns a dismal corridor into the MEWS, an open, airy space that now houses state-of-the-art technology and comfy furniture for MHC students and faculty.

October 2, 2007 - 10:30am

The MHC Spanish professor will present a powerful and moving expression of a Latino and his community's experience with AIDS on Tuesday, October 2.

September 27, 2007 - 3:15pm

Author Anna Lappé delivered a lecture illuminating the challenges posed by climate change, environmental degradation, and the globalized food system. Listen to the audio.

September 27, 2007 - 1:30pm

The writer--and daughter of author John Cheever--served as the keynote speaker for ADAP's thirtieth anniversary celebration September 25. Listen to the audio.

September 26, 2007 - 3:45pm
Throngs of MHC students headed to the summit of Mount Holyoke to enjoy a perfect New England fall day. Read the story, view the photos, and watch the video.
September 25, 2007 - 3:54pm
Questioning Authority asked the psychology professor to comment on media reports of an epidemic of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents.
September 25, 2007 - 12:52pm